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Is columbus letter reliable(Reliability)? why or why not?What is the point of view?

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    Actually its his letter to the queen and king of Spain 1494

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    It doesn't seem very reliable. He's boasting about his conquests and believes he reached Asia. We're not even sure if Columbus wrote it.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Columbus_Letter_on_the_First_Voyage

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    I dot really understand the article so I don't know what his point of view is? Is it that he is listing a bunch of rules on how to protect the gold and who should own it??

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    Emma/Laila -- please use the same name for all of your posts.

    Read the article I posted carefully.

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